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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                              August 1, 1966, (Monday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION: - (Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer) "Double Trouble"

Metro Goldwyn Mayer, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Principal photography continued on "Double Trouble" 

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                              August 2, 1966, (Tuesday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION: - (Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer) "Double Trouble"

Metro Goldwyn Mayer, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Principal photography continued on "Double Trouble" 

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                      August 3, 1966, (Wednesday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION: - (Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer) "Double Trouble"

Metro Goldwyn Mayer, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Principal photography continued on "Double Trouble" 

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                           August 4, 1966, (Thursday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION: - (Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer) "Double Trouble"

Metro Goldwyn Mayer, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Principal photography continued on "Double Trouble" 

MGM.jpg
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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                  August 5, 1966, (Friday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION: - (Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer) "Double Trouble"

Metro Goldwyn Mayer, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Principal photography continued on "Double Trouble" 

MGM.jpg
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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                            August 6, 1966, (Saturday)

While filming "Double Trouble", Elvis spent most weekends in Las Vegas or Palm Springs. Colonel Parker had a house at 1166 Via Vespero North, in Palm Springs, which was loaned to him, free of charge, by the William Morris Agency.

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Hal Wallis decided Elvis' next Paramount picture will be "Easy Come, Easy Go", after considering titles such as "A Girl In Every Port" and "Easy Does It"

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                               August 7, 1966, (Sunday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                              August 8, 1966, (Monday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION: - (Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer) "Double Trouble"

Metro Goldwyn Mayer, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Principal photography continued on "Double Trouble" 

MGM.jpg
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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                              August 9, 1966, (Tuesday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION: - (Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer) "Double Trouble"

Metro Goldwyn Mayer, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Principal photography continued on "Double Trouble" 

MGM.jpg
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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                   August 10, 1966, (Wednesday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION: - (Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer) "Double Trouble"

Metro Goldwyn Mayer, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Principal photography continued on "Double Trouble" 

MGM.jpg
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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                         August 11, 1966, (Thursday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION: - (Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer) "Double Trouble"

Metro Goldwyn Mayer, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Principal photography continued on "Double Trouble" 

MGM.jpg
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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                August 12, 1966, (Friday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION: - (Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer) "Double Trouble"

Metro Goldwyn Mayer, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Principal photography continued on "Double Trouble" 

MGM.jpg
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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                         August 13, 1966, (Saturday)

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I'm A People

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"I'm A People" by George Jones.

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Gettin' Ready

HOT R&B ALBUMS

"Gettin' Ready" by the Temptations.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                            August 14, 1966, (Sunday)

No information.

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                            August 15, 1966, (Monday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION: - (Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer) "Double Trouble"

Metro Goldwyn Mayer, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Principal photography continued on "Double Trouble" 

MGM.jpg
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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                           August 16, 1966, (Tuesday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION: - (Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer) "Double Trouble"

Metro Goldwyn Mayer, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Principal photography continued on "Double Trouble" 

Colonel Parker agreed to a deal with RCA for the release of Elvis' recordings on "8 Track Tapes", with an advance against royalties of $100,000. This side deal was split 50-50 between Elvis and Colonel Parker. 

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                   August 17, 1966, (Wednesday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION: - (Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer) "Double Trouble"

Metro Goldwyn Mayer, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Principal photography continued on "Double Trouble" 

MGM.jpg
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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                         August 18, 1966, (Thursday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION: - (Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer) "Double Trouble"

Metro Goldwyn Mayer, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Principal photography continued on "Double Trouble" 

MGM.jpg
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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                August 19, 1966, (Friday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION: - (Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer) "Double Trouble"

Metro Goldwyn Mayer, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Principal photography continued on "Double Trouble" 

MGM.jpg
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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                         August 20, 1966, (Saturday)

No information.

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